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by Latham, John, 1740-1837; Latham, John, 1740-1837. General synopsis of birds; Latham, John, 1740-1837. Index to the General history of birds; Chanler, Robert Winthrop, 1872-1930, donor. DSI; Wright, J., binder. DSI; Bailer Bros. (Firm), binder. DSI; E. Weyhe (Firm), bookseller. DSI
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An enlarged and rearranged edition of the author's A general synopsis of birds
Topics: Birds, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Albin, Eleazar, fl. 1713-1759; Derham, W. (William), 1657-1735; Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929, former owner. DSI; Tucker, Marcia Brady, former owner. DSI
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First edition
Topics: Birds, Birds
Community Texts
by Albin, Eleazar
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Albin, Eleazar (1731-1738): A natural history of the birds Vol. 3
Topics: birds, chicken, hamburg cock
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Gosse, Philip Henry, 1810-1888; Hill, Richard, 1795-1872; Deane, Ruthven (bookplate)
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Plates issued in quarto (London, 1849) with title: Illustrations of the birds of Jamaica
Topic: Birds -- Jamaica
(from title pages): v.1: Contenant tout ce qui s'est passé dans l'establissement des colonies françoises.--v.2: Contenant l'histoire naturelle.--v.3: Dans lequel il est traité du changement des proprietaires des Ant-Isles. De l'etablissement de la Compagnie royale des Indes occidentales: et de son gouvernement jusqu'à la guerre entre la France & l'Angleterre.--v.4: Dans lequel il est traité de tout ce qui s'est passé de plus considerable dans les Ant-Isles de l'Amerique, depuis le...
Topics: Compagnie des Indes occidentales, Natural history, Indians of the West Indies
(from title pages): v.1: Contenant tout ce qui s'est passé dans l'establissement des colonies françoises.--v.2: Contenant l'histoire naturelle.--v.3: Dans lequel il est traité du changement des proprietaires des Ant-Isles. De l'etablissement de la Compagnie royale des Indes occidentales: et de son gouvernement jusqu'à la guerre entre la France & l'Angleterre.--v.4: Dans lequel il est traité de tout ce qui s'est passé de plus considerable dans les Ant-Isles de l'Amerique, depuis le...
Topics: Compagnie des Indes occidentales, Natural history, Indians of the West Indies
There are several known variants of this work with differences in the wording of some of the lines. On leaf ã2 recto, line 1 reads either "A Messire" or "A Monsievr". Leaf C3 verso, lines 7-8 contain the reading "qui auoit traité auec Monsieur du Rossey, auant de départ de Monsieur Desnambuc"or "qui auoit traicté auec Monsieur Desnambuc auant son départ." Leaf L1 recto lines 7-8 have the words "tout leur saoul; au sortir de là ..." or...
Topics: Natural history, Indians of the West Indies, Indian linguistics
"Literature relating to extinct birds": p. [xv]-xxvi
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Topics: Extinct birds, Rare birds
John Carter Brown Library - Indigenous Collection
by Rochefort, Charles de, 1605-1683; Rochefort, César de, -1690; Poincy, Louis de, -1660; Breton, Raymond, 1609-1679; Duboyer, C. L. fmo RPJCB; Ternaux Compans, Henri, 1807-1864. fmo RPJCB; Indigenous Languages Digitization Project (John Carter Brown Library) RPJCB
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Added engraved t.p. reads: Histoire naturelle & morale des iles Antilles de l'Amerique
Topics: Carib Indians, Carib language, Natural history, Apalachee Indians, Indian linguistics, Imprint 1658
8 v. :|bill., port., maps, plans ;|c17 cm. (12mo) First printed in Paris, 1722
Topics: Natural history, Slave trade, Slavery, Carib Indians, Imprint 1742
Getty Research Institute
by Laet, Joannes de, 1581-1649; Laet, Joannes de, 1581-1649. Nieuwe Wereldt
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"Transl. from the author's Beschrijvinghe van West-Indien, Leyden, 1630, itself an enlargement of his Nieuwe wereldt, 1st publ., Leyden, 1625. Here added are vocabularies of Indian languages & other material"--Alden
Topics: Botany, Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788; La Cépède, M. le comte de (Bernard Germain Etienne de La Ville sur Illon), 1756-1825
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t. 1-24. Matieres générales (Buffon; 1799)(24 v.) -- t. [25-38] Quadrupèdes (Buffon; 1799)(14 v.) -- t. [39-55] Oiseaux (Buffon; 1799)(17 v.) -- t. [56-59] Histoire naturelle des Quadrupèdes ovipares, et des serpents (Lacepede; 1799)(4 v.) -- t. [60-73] Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepede; 1799-1804)(14 v.)
Topic: Natural history
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Brisson, Mathurin-Jacques, 1723-1806; Martinet, François Nicolas, b. 1731, engraver; Vaernewyck, former owner. DSI; Laetvaerennydt, former owner. DSI; Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929, former owner. DSI; Tucker, Marcia Brady, former owner. DSI
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Added engraved title pages; additional French title pages; head-and tail-pieces; initials; folded tables
Topics: Ornithology, Ornithology, Ornithology, Birds, Zoology
viii, 285, [3] p. ;|c22 cm. (8vo) Copy 1 Signatures: A B-T
Topics: Slaves, Blacks, Slaves, Blacks, Booksellers' catalogs, Imprint 1791
University of Ottawa
by Colomb, Christophe; Navarrete, Martín Fernández de, 1765-1844; Chalumeau de Verneuil, F.-T.-A; La Roquette, Jean Bernard Marie Alexandre Dezos de, 1784-1868; Martyr, Pierre; Porras, Diégo de
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